April 14, 2016
A while back we looked at some places to find funding online (refresh your memory here and here). This week we thought we’d round that out with a look at some websites for crowdfunding – the buzzword in online funding.
The classics – great for a creative or product-based offering:
These two are targeted specifically at SEs:
There are also some donation-based sites, that could be of value for some SEs, especially at the early stage:
Lastly, Make it Rain is a new and useful guide put together by JustGiving, Social Misfits Media and the Institute of Fundraising. Complete with inspiration, insights and case studies, it’s got a bit of everything for anyone looking to build a successful crowdfunding campaign.
A lot of GSEN members use incubation methods to support members – next week we plan to draw out some of the learnings from the recent GALI report on what’s working in startup acceleration, as well as bringing out some other research done on the topic.
Got a topic you’d like us to cover, or a crowdfunding platform you think we should include? Let us know!